Abigail Adams wrote these words to her husband John in 1776 when he and other colonial leaders were writing the Declaration of Independence. During Women’s History Month we will “remember the ladies” with two talks which focus on the lives of Revolutionary-era women.
Certificates of Attendance available to students and teachers.
March 14: Last year we met Rachel Revere and now we will meet Mrs. Walker, Paul Revere’s mother-in-law, portrayed by Kate Carney.
Imagine witnessing the fight at Lexington and Concord on April 19, 1775 and that your own husband is part of the turmoil. We’ll hear from Diann Strausberg as Mrs. Phebe Emerson Ripley, wife of Reverend William Emerson, the Patriot Minister.
Admission is $5 or $3 for AIM members and for students. Payable at door
Where & When:
Date: Wednesdays, March 14 & March 28
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Folsom Tavern, 164 Water Street Exeter, NH
In honor of Literacy Week, SRMS Reads (the middle school book club), is sponsoring a book drive. They are collecting new and gently used books during homeroom until March 15th. Thanks so much for helping this great cause!